The Global Heart Hub held a webinar earlier this spring entitled: “Why Genetics Matter.” The recording of this webinar is now available to view – please click here to watch the webinar. Additional details are below. Speakers: Prof James Ware – an expert in the field of genetics at Imperial College London Ellie Quinn –
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New initiative by Global Heart Hub aims to raise public awareness of heart disease More than 60 million people worldwide are affected by heart failure. A MAJOR global initiative during the month of May aims to raise public awareness of Heart Failure in an effort to save lives. The Global Heart Failure Awareness Month 2023
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Interested in sharing your story of genetic cardiomyopathy to help others? The DCM Foundation and the Genetic Cardiomyopathy Awareness Consortium (“GCAC”) are looking for short patient videos or written stories about genetic cardiomyopathy to share in our awareness campaign. Please submit a short video or written piece that tells your genetic cardiomyopathy story using the
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Leading up to the exciting launch of the Genetic Cardiomyopathy Awareness Consortium during our March 8th webinar, we thought it fitting to share Andrea’s story of learning that she has genetic DCM and how this has potentially saved her life… Andrea was recently diagnosed with genetic DCM at age 40, despite not having any symptoms.
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February 12-18, 2023 is National Heart Failure Awareness Week! Join HFSA as we promote heart failure awareness, patient education, and heart failure prevention. This year’s theme of Heart Success: Function Not Failure will shed light on all that can be done to treat heart failure (HF) based on how a patient’s heart is functioning. Learn more about
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The DCM Foundation website has been reorganized to provide you with faster and easier access to the information you need. This website provides the most current information and resources available to DCM patients and their families. The redesigned homepage gives you links to access important information about DCM including Symptoms, Stages, Arrhythmias, Causes, and Genetics
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This week is Cardiomyopathy Awareness Week, a campaign led by the Cardiomyopathy Patient Council of the Global Heart Hub. This week, we aim to raise awareness and improve understanding of the disease, with a view to enabling people to live well with the condition. We hope that you will share the information below with others
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This week is Heart Failure Awareness Week. This campaign aims to raise awareness of heart failure and highlight what it is like to live with heart failure. The DCM Foundation is proud to support this campaign, led by the Heart Failure Patient Council* of the Global Heart Hub. Heart failure is a serious chronic condition,
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